The High Command

(1937)

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| Film | B&W | Drama | 1h 24min |
A
| Stars: Lucie Mannheim, Steven Geray, James Mason | Director: Thorold Dickinson

The general of a West African garrison has a guilty secret known to his young medical officer

HE BRAVED DEATH… rather than betray the one he loved… A powerful story of tangled lives!

Cast

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Lucie Mannheim
Diana Cloam
Steven Geray
Martin Cloam
British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Capt Heverell
Michael Lambart
Lorne
Kathleen Gibson
Belinda
Tom Gill
Daunt
Wally Patch
Crawford
Archibald Batty
Capt Coates
Henry Hewitt
Defence counsel
Drusilla Wills
Miss Isabella Hobson Tuff
Cyril Howe
Julius Caesar
Evan Thomas
Chief Justice
Aubrey Pollock
Judge Advocate
Deering Wells
Escort
Philip Strange
Maj Challoner
Frank Atkinson
Corporal
Skelton Knaggs
Fazerack
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Reviews

(1)

Dated melodrama, rather interestingly performed and directed. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

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The High Command (1937) Blu-ray cover from Network Distributing and the British Film [2021] (1)
Photograph of The High Command (1937) (1). Leslie Perrins, Allan Jeayes, Lionel Atwill

Production

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Thorold Dickinson
Director
Gordon Wellesley
Producer
Walter Meade
Writer (dialogue)
Lewis Robinson
Writer (novel)

Companies

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Gordon Wellesley Productions
Production company
Associated British Film Distributors (A.B.F.D.)
Distribution company